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Township Information

old hall building

Carroll Township was formed from Portage township in 1835. Located on the Toussaint River in Northern Ohio, Carroll Township's first settlers were French-Canadians, who came to the area to hunt, fish, trap and trade with the Indians.

For a more detailed account of the history of Carroll Township, view our History page.


Land area: 33.7 sq. mi.
Water area: 2.5 sq. mi.

Population: 1,931 (all rural)
Males: 1,021 (52.9%)
Females: 910 (47.1%)
Population density: 57 people per square mile

Median age of males: 39.8
Median age of females: 40.0

Average household size: 2.46
Average family size: 2.93

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This township: 5.8%
Whole state: 10.6%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This township: 1.3%
Whole state: 4.8%

Source: Visit the city-data website for a complete breakdown of Carroll Township demographics.